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Google Chrome ups the ante with download content functionality

Google Chrome ups the ante with download content functionality

Google is introducing a new feature for its Android devices that would allow users to access web services with a constant Internet connection. Chrome's data saver has been great for users in developing countries, and this new addition will help to save further precious bytes assuming the content it decides to download is actually relevant.


Supreme Court Online Sales Tax Ruling Excites Local Retailers

Supreme Court Online Sales Tax Ruling Excites Local Retailers

Revenue Secretary Kimberly Robinson said she will move ahead with efforts to start collecting the online sales tax, though she didn't have a timeline for enforcement and she acknowledged retailers could sue and "drag this out". The cost can be reduced for retailers who sell to customers in the 24 states that participate in the Streamlined Sales Tax Agreement, a plan aimed at simplifying tax collection.


Snapdragon 1000 might be PC chip

Snapdragon 1000 might be PC chip

While the first Windows 10 on ARM laptops are powered by the Snapdragon 835 SoC , Qualcomm recently announced the Snapdragon 850 mobile compute platform specially intended for Windows 10 base laptops. Now a job posting by aQualcomm engineer on LinkedIn ( noticed by Winfuture.de ) has confirmed that the processor is in testing for various Windows 10 on ARM applications, including desktop, Andromeda and HoloLens.


Apple just released the first iOS 12 beta to everyone

Apple just released the first iOS 12 beta to everyone

We praised iOS 12's stability and reliably during our recent iOS 12 Hands-on of the Developer Beta 2. How to get the iOS 12 public betaStep #1Do a full iTunes backup of your data since you're about to install beta software.Step #2Step #4Head to Settings General Software update and then you should see the iOS 12 beta available for download.


Apple is working on noise-canceling AirPods and over-ear headphones

Apple is working on noise-canceling AirPods and over-ear headphones

Apple has talked to Tymphany, a Primax Electronics subsidiary, about working with them to make the headphones; however, production has not started and the deal is not finalized. They won't be waterproof, the report says, but they will offer better protection from rain and sweat. First, Apple is said to be working on own-brand over-ear wireless headphones.


IPhone Passcode Glitch Debunked - The Bug isn't Really there

IPhone Passcode Glitch Debunked - The Bug isn't Really there

People generally put passcodes to lock mobile devices for a safe side but, if you think that you are safe to have an iPhone locked with a passcode, then you are not. This new bug forced Apple to rethink on calling the finding an "error". Hickey posted a demonstration video of his attack online. "The [passcodes] don't always go to the [secure enclave processor] in some instances - due to pocket dialing [or] overly fast inputs - so although it "looks" like pins are being tested they aren't ...